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Re: The Wonders of eBay

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Yes, it's an unusual item. But if they want it to sell, they might be advised to put up some slightly better photos ...
eBay Item #221063715861

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By Beren

Re: The Wonders of eBay

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I got a similar set... triple signed! And loving it...
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Re: The Wonders of eBay

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I might have to stop reading your posts, Beren; they just get me jealous!

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Re: The Wonders of eBay

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I stopped listening to his stories years ago!

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By Beren

Re: The Wonders of eBay

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oops... sorry... but it is a lovely set. I like this edition a lot, but it is hard to find it in a fine state, especially since the books don't fit very well in the slipcase most sets are having not so nice boxes.
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By laurel

Re: The Wonders of eBay

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There is something very odd with this listing.

I know exactly where it is listed elsewhere and it is still for sale - ie appears ! NOT to be owned by the ebay seller above. I have noticed he has very carefullly changed his wording to say it is listed elsewhere and not for sale by him.
I asked for more photos - all sorts of exscuses and he then advised he couldnt send any- wonder why?

Why is this odd ? Because the other place has it for sale @ £1500.
So here is the scam - someone buys it from him- he pockets money and then buys it from other place for £1500 making a nice £1200!

I might be wrong but thats what i reckon.

Of course if this is the case one floor in plan - he wont sell it at £2700 - well i hope not !
Have reported to ebay

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By Morgan

Re: The Wonders of eBay

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The Road Goes Ever On, 2002 -- for £821.64!

"Revival Books: Our company is dedicated to providing you with the best quality, lowest cost products on eBay."

eBay Item #150855622706



By Jlong

Re: The Wonders of eBay

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Lol!
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By garm

Re: Interesting eBay Auctions

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An old favourite round here -

http://www.ebay.com/itm/RARE-Tolkien- ... tible&hash=item19d3770c9d

- a ridiculous description, matched by a ridiculous price.





*oh, sorry - wrong forum. Could someone move it to 'Wonders of ebay'?

ta !

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By Jlong

Re: The Wonders of eBay

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So, I could buy both of them if I wanted to, right? :)
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